Abb Takk News

Power Breakdowns At Dhabeji Station Increase Karachi’s Water Woes

KARACHI: Unannounced loadshedding by K-Electric has this time caused water shortage for the citizens of the metropolis after another breakdown at Dhabeji Pumping Station saw a 72-inch pipeline got burst, AbbTakk News reported on Sunday.

This was the second power outage which took place at the pumping station within a period of 33 hours.

Moreover, another valve also leaked owing to unannounced power breakdown.

According to Karachi Water & Sewerage Board’s (KWSB) spokesperson, the rupturing of the pipeline will halt water supply to 50 million gallon of water.